5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID)
- Mood Disorders
- Antisocial Personality Disorder
- Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
- a psychological disorders characterized by emotional extremes. See major depressive disorder, mania, and bipolar disorder.
- b an anxiety disorder characterized by unwanted repetitive thoughts (obsessions) and/or actions (compulsions).
- c a rare dissociative disorder in which a person exhibits two or more distinct and alternating personalities. Also called multiple personality disorder.
- d an anxiety disorder marked by a persistent, irrational fear and avoidance of a specific object or situation
- e a personality disorder in which the person (usually a man) exhibits a lack of conscience for wrongdoing, even toward friends and family members; may be aggressive and ruthless or a clever con artist
5 Multiple choice questions
- the concept that diseases have physical causes that can be diagnosed, treated, and, in most cases, cured. When applied to psychological disorders, the medical model assumes that these mental illnesses can be diagnosed on the basis of their symptoms and cured through therapy, which may include treatment in a psychiatric hospital.
- a group of severe disorders characterized by disorganized and delusional thinking, disturbed perceptions, and inappropriate emotions and actions
- a mood disorder marked by a hyperactive, wildly optimistic state
- a mood disorder in which the person alternates between the hopelessness and lethargy of depression and the overexcited state of mania. (Formerly called manic-depressive disorder.)
- disorders in which conscious awareness becomes separated (dissociated) from previous memories, thoughts, and feelings
5 True/False questions
DSM-IV → an anxiety disorder marked by a persistent, irrational fear and avoidance of a specific object or situation
Attention-deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) → a psychological disorder marked by the appearance by age 7 of one or more three key symptoms: extreme inattention, hyperactivity, and impulsivity
Major Depressive Disorder → psychological disorders characterized by emotional extremes. See major depressive disorder, mania, and bipolar disorder.
Personality Disorders → psychological disorders characterized by distressing, persistent anxiety or maladaptive behaviors that reduce anxiety
Psychological Disorder → an anxiety disorder marked by unpredictable minutes-long episodes of intense dread in which a person experiences terror and accompanying chest pain, choking, or other frightening sensations